One of my mom's closest friends just suffered a horrific tragedy.
We go about our daily lives without thinking too much about death and tragedy, yet one freak accident can change all of that in a split second. While there is love and happiness in the world, there is pain and death too, and it can visit us when we least expect it.
Described by a local news station covering the story as “a little girl with a really big heart,” 6-year-old Keelan Glass ran a half-marathon to raise money for a pro life charity. National news outlets chose to focus on her age and physical achievement, but should children be advocating for issues they don't actually understand?